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Osteria in Spello

Osteria del Buchetto

You eat on a raised platform with romantic views of the valley towards Assisi at this osteria right at the top of town near the Roman arch. The food is proudly local, and lingering is positively encouraged. Perhaps …
Monastery in Spello

Chiesa di San Severino

To see the view of all views, head up past the Arco Romano to the Chiesa di San Severino. The active Capuchin monastery is closed to the public but its Romanesque facade is so stunning you'll have trouble deciding w…
Church in Spello

Chiesa di Santa Maria Maggiore

The impressive 12th-century Chiesa di Santa Maria Maggiore houses the town’s real treat. In its Cappella Baglioni, Pinturicchio’s beautiful frescoes of the life of Christ are in the right-hand corner as you enter. E…
Wine Bar in Spello

Enoteca Properzio

At the most charming enoteca in town, you can try a half-dozen Umbrian wines while snacking on cheese, prosciutto and bruschetta, then stock up on an enticing array of regional specialities (salumi, Spello olive oil…
Church in Spello

Chiesa di Sant'Andrea

You can admire Pinturicchio’s Madonna with Child and Saints in the gloomy Chiesa di Sant’Andrea.
Religious in Spello

Corpus Domini

The people of Spello celebrate this feast in June (the Sunday 60 days after Easter) by skilfully decorating the main street with fresh flowers in colourful designs. Come on the Saturday evening before the Sunday pro…